Conditions of Use

Executive Short Game Areas

  • The Range :Daily 4:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Augusta Practice Green : Daily 9:00am to 6:30pm

The ranges short game vision, is to provide a safe environment for golfers to practice and improve their short game scoring ability, by providing, course simulated conditions on the range.

To provide the opportunity to practice up to 20 meter chip/pitch shots, experimenting with different lofted clubs, to a variety of simulated greens from a number of different slopes/contours/swales, grass lengths, tightness (from the defined rough area) bunkers and bare conditions from the tree line.

Conditions of Use

Bookings are essential and are made via the web site

By booking online you are agreeing to the terms and conditions, waiver and release outlined in this document.

Permission is given to use the short game executive areas on the following basis.

Distance Limitation

For chipping/pitching practice, up to a maximum distance of 20 meters.


$12 per hour or part thereof.

The range provides a sleeve of 20 balls and may be collected and reused with a fair usage policy – (up to an hour),.

Operating Times

The Range Area

Daily from 4:30pm till dark or 6:30pm (whichever is the earliest)

Our Augusta Practice Green Area

Daily from 9am till dark or 6:30pm (whichever is the earliest).

All sleeves are to be returned by dusk or 6:25 pm (whichever is the earliest).


This is of the utmost importance to providing a quality Short Game area.

It is a condition of use, that you leave the Short Game Facility in the same or better condition than when you arrived.

That means, repair all divots, no matter how minimal, by knocking in the sides.

(A divot repaired immediately will heal in a matter of days, providing you with an exceptional hitting area next time you use the facility).

Rake bunkers to a pristine condition.

All divots or other damage is repaired one ball at a time.

No two balls are to be hit from the exact same place.

No hitting from range fairway or mounds policy.

Failure to do so will see privileges revoked.

Hitting Areas

The Range

This area provides the following designated areas for short game practice.

  • First cut rough
  • Rough cut
  • Fairway height cut in the rough
  • Bare dirt under trees
  • Bunker between the 328 green and the 100 m pitching green

Augusta Practice Green

This area provides the following designated areas for short game practice.

  • First cut greens collar
  • Fairway height green surrounds
  • Rough cut
  • Fairway height border cut in the rough
  • Pot Bunker


A user must report all incidents immediately.


A user must pay for all damage caused to equipment and or property of Bruce Howard’s Range at Robina or adjoining properties caused by errant use of the facilities.

Waiver and Release of Liability

The user is fully aware of the risks associated with golf, including possible reckless conduct of other participants, and agree to accept any and all inherent risks of property damage, personal injury or death.

In consideration of, Bruce Howard’s Range at Robina, granting me (the user) access to it’s facilities, hereby agree as follows;

To assume the risk of harm, injury or death to myself which may arise out of participation in any manner at the facility.

To release and discharge Bruce Howard’s Range at Robina, heirs, it’s employees or agents, servants and volunteers from all liability for any and all claims and causes of action, of whatsoever kind of nature, which I may have as a result of any harm or injury to me arising from the use of Bruce Howard’s Range at Robina facilities;

I agree that this waiver and release of liability indemnity is irrevocable and effective as of the date of first using the facilities and for all times that I use the facilities hereafter.

I also agree to pay for any circumstance that may arise to cause any injury, damage or compensation to themselves or others, damage to property and equipment, that may occur whilst using the facility.